Flynn Estate Session 5

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Viewing Location: 7 Wiluna Street Fyshwick ACT

The estate of the late Tattersall's heir,  academic and philanthropist Dr John Flynn.  Arguably the largest estate auction in Canberra's history.  Unreserved auction over five sessions in consecutive weeks:

Session 5: Harpsichord Clocks and Miscellaneous

 
 
'Important Pleyel Double-Manual Harpsichord 1905 Property of Wanda Landowska 1905-7'
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Important Pleyel Double-Manual Harpsichord 1905 Property of Wanda Landowska 1905-7

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:00 pm

  • Serial #22F823
  • This particular Pleyel was exhibited in The Pianoforte Past at Sydney's Queen Street Galleries in the 1970s, and was pictured in the catalogue
  • With key
  • 92cm height, 236cm length, 100cm depth
  • Ex Bill Bradshaw Queen Street Woollahra
  • Woodwork excellent, mechanism requiring work
  • $12,800.00

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'George II Chinoiserie Longcase Clock by William Kipling of London Circa 1845'
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George II Chinoiserie Longcase Clock by William Kipling of London Circa 1845

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:03 pm

  • Brass brake arch dial 8 day striking on bell
  • Japanned case with Chinoiserie decoration
  • With key and winder
  • 265cm height
  • $7,010.00

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'George III Oak Longcase Clock by Thomas Brown of Birmingham Circa 1780'
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George III Oak Longcase Clock by Thomas Brown of Birmingham Circa 1780

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:06 pm

  • Eight day, brass brake, arch dial, small seconds hand, date disk, striking on bell
  • London style hood
  • With key
  • 260cm height
  • $5,015.00

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'George III Oak and Mahogany Longcase Clock by Thomas Hine of Fleet Street London Circa 1768'
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George III Oak and Mahogany Longcase Clock by Thomas Hine of Fleet Street London Circa 1768

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:09 pm

  • Eight day, brass square dial, small second hand, date disk, striking on bell
  • Giltwood column capitals
  • With key and winder
  • 202cm height
  • $4,023.00

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'French Japy Freres Black Slate Striking Mantle Clock with Brocot Visible Escapement Circa 1880'
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French Japy Freres Black Slate Striking Mantle Clock with Brocot Visible Escapement Circa 1880

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:12 pm

  • Chip to top back left corner
  • $620.00

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'Victorian Flame Mahogany Bow Front Toilet Mirror 19th Century'
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Victorian Flame Mahogany Bow Front Toilet Mirror 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:15 pm

  • 54cm height, 53.5cm length, 22.5cm depth
  • $425.00

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'George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Bowfront Toilet Mirror With Three Drawers Early 19th Century'
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George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Bowfront Toilet Mirror With Three Drawers Early 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:18 pm

  • Ivory knob, missing two
  • With key and winder
  • 60cm height, 59cm length, 29cm depth
  • $200.00

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'George III Mahogany Butlers Serving Tray Circa 1800'
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George III Mahogany Butler's Serving Tray Circa 1800

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:21 pm

  • Brass handles
  • Slightly warped
  • 7cm height, 82cm length, 55cm depth
  • $77.00

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'George III Crossbanded and Boxwood Strung Mahogany Butlers Tray with Inlaid Shell Motif Circa 1800'
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George III Crossbanded and Boxwood Strung Mahogany Butler's Tray with Inlaid Shell Motif Circa 1800

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:24 pm

  • Brass handles
  • Bowed and twisted
  • 7cm height, 76cm length, 53cm depth
  • $350.00

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'George III Mahogany and Boxwood Strung and Ivory Embellished Toilet Mirror with Three Drawers Circa 1800'
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George III Mahogany and Boxwood Strung and Ivory Embellished Toilet Mirror with Three Drawers Circa 1800

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:27 pm

  • Ivory feet
  • 77cm height, 77cm length, 26cm depth
  • $720.00

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'Victorian Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Ebonised Knobs and Single Drawer 19th Century '
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Victorian Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Ebonised Knobs and Single Drawer 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:30 pm

  • 67cm height, 51.5cm length, 26cm depth
  • $351.00

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'Carved Stone Figure of Venus 20th Century'
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Carved Stone Figure of Venus 20th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:33 pm

  • Probably marble (unpolished)
  • Height 79cm
  • $1,510.00

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'William IV Flame Mahogany Toilet Mirror Circa 1835'
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William IV Flame Mahogany Toilet Mirror Circa 1835

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:36 pm

  • No drawers
  • 84cm height, 69cm length, 27cm depth
  • $250.00

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'Regency Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Two Drawers Circa 1820'
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Regency Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Two Drawers Circa 1820

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:39 pm

  • 64cm height, 62cm length, 27cm depth
  • $465.00

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'George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Three Drawers Early 19th Century'
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George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Three Drawers Early 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:42 pm

  • With key
  • 78cm height, 79cm length, 32cm depth
  • $350.00

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'George III Ebony and Boxwood Strung Mahogany Butlers Tray with Inlaid Large Shell Motif Circa 1800'
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George III Ebony and Boxwood Strung Mahogany Butler's Tray with Inlaid Large Shell Motif Circa 1800

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:45 pm

  • Scalloped edge
  • 7cm height, 72cm length, 44cm depth
  • $380.00

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'Regency Mahogany Cheval Mirror with Ebonised Detail Circa 1820'
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Regency Mahogany Cheval Mirror with Ebonised Detail Circa 1820

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:48 pm

  • Lacking the mirror fixing bolts and knobs
  • 182cm height, 87cm length, 67cm depth
  • $700.00

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'Regency Mahogany Firescreen 19th Century'
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Regency Mahogany Firescreen 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:51 pm

  • 107cm height, 55cm length, 41.5cm depth
  • $154.00

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'Classical Style Carved and Pierced Giltwood Framed Mirror with Chain Border 20th Century'
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Classical Style Carved and Pierced Giltwood Framed Mirror with Chain Border 20th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:54 pm

  • 102cm height, 71cm length
  • $404.00

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'Early Victorian Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Two Drawers Circa 1850'
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Early Victorian Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Two Drawers Circa 1850

Closed on:   July 12 2018 7:57 pm

  • 80cm height, 57cm length, 27cm depth
  • $545.00

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'George III Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Bevelled Glass and Three Drawers on Ogee Bracket Feet Early 19th Century'
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George III Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Bevelled Glass and Three Drawers on Ogee Bracket Feet Early 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:00 pm

  • 64cm height, 45cm length, 23cm depth
  • Missing one foot
  • $500.00

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'Georgian Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Three Cylinder Fronted Drawers Early 19th Century'
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Georgian Mahogany Toilet Mirror with Three Cylinder Fronted Drawers Early 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:03 pm

  • 60cm height, 64.5cm length, 27cm depth
  • $520.00

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'George III Toilet Mirror with Ebonised Feet and Three Drawers Circa 1800'
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George III Toilet Mirror with Ebonised Feet and Three Drawers Circa 1800

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:06 pm

  • 69cm height, 73cm length, 26.5cm depth
  • $276.00

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'Impressive Cast Zinc Warwick Vase 19th Century'
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Impressive Cast Zinc Warwick Vase 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:09 pm

  • Cast in sections and joined with steel bolts
  • Diameter 50cm, height 52cm
  • $1,520.00

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'Regency Style Small Inlaid Mahogany Bowfront Cabinet'
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Regency Style Small Inlaid Mahogany Bowfront Cabinet

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:12 pm

  • 52cm height, 48cm length, 30cm depth
  • $408.00

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'Regency Style Carved Giltwood Eagle Crested Convex Mirror'
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Regency Style Carved Giltwood Eagle Crested Convex Mirror

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:15 pm

  • 98cm height, 62cm width
  • $1,310.00

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'Large English Scrolled And Foliate Carved Giltwood Mirror 19th Century'
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Large English Scrolled And Foliate Carved Giltwood Mirror 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:18 pm

  • 146cm height, 90cm width
  • $2,010.00

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'Australian Cedar Box Frame 19th Century'
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Australian Cedar Box Frame 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:21 pm

  • 90cm height, 65cm width
  • $955.00

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'Impressive 19th Century Carved Giltwood Salon Mirror with Bevelled Glass Plates'
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Impressive 19th Century Carved Giltwood Salon Mirror with Bevelled Glass Plates

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:24 pm

  • 137cm height, 102cm width
  • $2,500.00

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'Moulded Gesso Foliate Scroll Framed Wall Mirror 20th Century'
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Moulded Gesso Foliate Scroll Framed Wall Mirror 20th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:27 pm

  • 110cm height, 87cm width
  • $405.00

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'Regency Carved Giltwood And Mahogany Trumeau Mirror Painted with A Nautical Scene 19th Century'
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Regency Carved Giltwood And Mahogany Trumeau Mirror Painted with A Nautical Scene 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:30 pm

  • 118cm height, 114cm width
  • $2,000.00

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'Mahogany Pole Screen with Needlepoint Embroidered Floral Panel'
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Mahogany Pole Screen with Needlepoint Embroidered Floral Panel

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:33 pm

  • 126cm height, 41cm length, 23.5cm depth
  • $376.00

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'Gilt Metal Standard Lamp on Quatrefoil Base'
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Gilt Metal Standard Lamp on Quatrefoil Base

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:36 pm

  • 156cm height
  • Requires rewiring
  • $340.00

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'Louis Style Giltwood Standard Lamp on Tripod Support'
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Louis Style Giltwood Standard Lamp on Tripod Support

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:39 pm

  • 153cm height
  • Requires rewiring
  • $350.00

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'Pair of Australian Cedar Carved Acanthus Wall Brackets '
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Pair of Australian Cedar Carved Acanthus Wall Brackets

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:42 pm

  • 34.5cm height
  • $151.00

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'Three French Oak Grape Hods'
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Three French Oak Grape Hods

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:45 pm

  • With carved V G P crest
  • 73cm height
  • $761.00

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'Impressive German J Muller Royal Bonn Hand Painted Floor Urn and Cover'
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Impressive German J Muller Royal Bonn Hand Painted Floor Urn and Cover

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:48 pm

  • Signed J Muller
  • Marks to base
  • Height 107
  • $665.00

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'Large T & J Creswick Silver Plate Butlers Tray'
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Large T & J Creswick Silver Plate Butlers Tray

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:51 pm

  • 82cm length
  • $210.00

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'Australian Cedar Blanket Box Circa 1900'
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Australian Cedar Blanket Box Circa 1900

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:54 pm

  • 52cm height, 96cm length, 50cm depth
  • $305.00

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'Fine Regency Egyptian Revival Ormolu Mounted and Ebony Strung Mahogany Wine Cooler Circa 1820'
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Fine Regency Egyptian Revival Ormolu Mounted and Ebony Strung Mahogany Wine Cooler Circa 1820

Closed on:   July 12 2018 8:57 pm

  • Lacking original lead lining
  • 52.5cm height, 71cm length, 46cm depth
  • $3,055.00

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'George IV Mahogany Sarcophagus Wine Cooler With Lead Lined Interior Circa 1830'
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George IV Mahogany Sarcophagus Wine Cooler With Lead Lined Interior Circa 1830

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:00 pm

  • 50cm height, 76cm length, 52cm depth
  • $2,767.00

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'Continental Painted Pine Blanket Box 19th Century'
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Continental Painted Pine Blanket Box 19th Century

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:03 pm

  • 41.5cm height, 78cm length, 47cm depth
  • $102.00

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'Cast Composite Sandstone Style Garden Bench'
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Cast Composite Sandstone Style Garden Bench

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:06 pm

  • Length 140cm
  • Separates into three sections
  • $147.00

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'Cast Composite Sandstone Style Garden Bench'
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Cast Composite Sandstone Style Garden Bench

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:09 pm

  • Length 140cm
  • Separates into three sections
  • $137.00

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'19th Century Carved Alabaster Bust of Athena on a Marble Socle '
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19th Century Carved Alabaster Bust of Athena on a Marble Socle

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:12 pm

  • Probably Italian
  • Height 73cm
  • Some losses although in keeping with Greco Roman originals
  • $3,000.00

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'Greco Roman Style Fountain Head '
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Greco Roman Style Fountain Head

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:15 pm

  • Length 31.5cm
  • $156.00

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'Antique Marble Garden Urn '
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Antique Marble Garden Urn

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:18 pm

  • Height 49cm
  • $480.00

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'Antique Marble Garden Urn '
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Antique Marble Garden Urn

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:21 pm

  • Without stand
  • Height 28cm
  • $126.00

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'Blamire W Young (1862-1935) Draft Horses Among the River Gums Watercolour, Major Work'
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Blamire W Young (1862-1935) Draft Horses Among the River Gums Watercolour, Major Work

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:24 pm

  • Signed Lower right
  • Image 57 by 178cm
  • $7,110.00

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'Compiled Set of Sterling Silver Bright Cut Old English Pattern Flatware in Oak Canteen 4969g '
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Compiled Set of Sterling Silver Bright Cut Old English Pattern Flatware in Oak Canteen 4969g

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:27 pm

  • 4969g total silver weight
  • Oak Mallett and Sons, Bath canteen (15cm height, 40cm length, 29.5cm depth)
  • $3,208.00

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'Extensive Group of Sterling Silver Flatware Atkin Brothers Sheffield 1936 with Canteen'
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Extensive Group of Sterling Silver Flatware Atkin Brothers Sheffield 1936 with Canteen

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:30 pm

  • Includes sterling silver table forks, dessert forks, table spoons, dessert spoons, teaspoons, two sauce ladles, soup ladle, sugar tongs
  • 3795g total silver weight
  • Four piece setting for twelve
  • Oak canteen
  • $7,030.00

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'George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Gentlemans Press with Brushing Slide Circa 1800'
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George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Gentleman's Press with Brushing Slide Circa 1800

Closed on:   July 12 2018 9:33 pm

  • Ivory or bone escutcheons
  • Height 100cm, width 107cm, depth 52cm
  • $786.00

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